The Pakistan Weightlifting Federation (PWF) is the national governing body to develop and promote the sport of Weightlifting in the Country. In 1947, the Pakistan Amateur Weightlifting Federation was formed and in 1948 it was affiliated to the IWF. Since, its formation, Pakistani weightlifters have been taking part in the Asian Games, Commonwealth Games and Asian Weightlifting Championships. The Federation is the member organization of the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) and Asian Weightlifting Federation (AWF).
The foundation is affiliated with:
- International Weightlifting Federation
- Asian Weightlifting Federation
- Pakistan Sports Board
- Pakistan Olympic Association